The MSBA's Alternative Dispute Resolution Section Presents
"Mass Torts/Disasters: Use of Special Masters and Alternative Methods of Resolution"
The panel will discuss the resolution techniques used in the Exxon/Valdez oil litigation and the use of special masters in situations such as the I-35 bridge collapse and the Cottonwood Bus Crash. Learn how these cases were resolved and discuss the pros and cons of damage evaluations without an adversary process.
Brian O'Neill , Faegre & Benson LLP
Mike Tewksbury , Tewksbury & Kerfeld PA
1 hour of Standard CLE and ADR credit applied for
Date: Tuesday, September 14, 2010
Time: 12:00 p.m. to 1:30 p.m.
Location: MSBA Office
600 Nicollet Mall, Suite 380
Minneapolis, MN 55402
ADR Section members, MSBA members & law students: Free
Non-MSBA Members: $15.00
Teleconferencing is available. The telephone number to conference into the program is 866-939-8416 and the participant code is 3828518.
Refunds will be processed for cancellation requests received in writing on or before noon on the registration deadline. Requests should be directed to the event contact person listed at the bottom of this notice. Cancellation requests received after this time are not eligible for refunds. You may send a colleague in your place if you are unable to join us and the registration deadline has passed.
Requests for an exception to this policy should be directed to Elyse Farnsworth, Section Services Director, by e-mail or at (612) 278-6336